Diocese of Chichester Youth

Mental Health and Wellbeing Children

TRAINING COURSES IN CHILDREN’S MENTAL HEALTH

The following training courses offer several on-line stand alone modules or more comprehensive courses on different aspects of mental health in children and young people. Some courses are free and some start from £10 pp with many offering accreditation. 

Christian Safeguarding Services

Mental Health Awareness Training courses for work with Children and Families

https://thecss.co.uk/our-services/standard-safeguarding-training/mental-health-awareness/


CPD (Continuing Professional Development) Accredited Online College Courses

Training in Children’s Mental Health

https://cpdonline.co.uk/course/childrens-mental-health/


Educare part of TES

Offers different on-line modules in aspects of children’s mental health

https://www.educare.co.uk/courses/mental-wellbeing-in-children-and-young-people


First Aid for All

Mental Health & Wellbeing in the Workplace for Working with Children

https://firstaidforall.uk/training_courses/course_details.cfm?s_back&id=260453


Future Learn – in Partnership with University of Cambridge

Young people and their mental health free course

https://www.futurelearn.com/courses/young-people-mental-health


Kidscape – Training Courses

https://www.kidscape.org.uk/training/


Mental Health England

Become a Youth Mental Health First Aider

https://mhfaengland.org/individuals/youth/online-youth-mental-health-first-aid/


MindEd

The Wellbeing for Education Return programme is a joint initiative from the Department for Education, Department of Health and Social Care, Health Education England, NHS England and Public Health England.

https://www.minded.org.uk/


Place2Be

Mental Heath Champions Foundation Programme

https://www.place2be.org.uk/our-services/services-for-schools/mental-health-champions-foundation-programme/


The Open University

Supporting children's mental health and wellbeing

https://www.open.edu/openlearn/education-development/supporting-childrens-mental-health-and-wellbeing/content-section-overview?active-tab=description-tab


The Skills Network

Level 2 Certificate in Understanding Children and Young People’s Mental Health

https://www.theskillsnetwork.com/education-sector/courses/childrens-mental-health-training


TLG- Transforming Lives for Good

Emotional First Aid - FREE online training to help you spot the signs of emotional distress in children and adults, and know how to respond to them effectively.

https://www.tlg.org.uk/your-church/emotional-first-aid


Young Minds

Offer 15 different courses in training for children’s and young people’s mental heal

https://youngminds.org.uk/search-results/?terms=childrns+mental+health&category=TrainingCourses

RESOURCES FOR CHILDREN'S MENTAL HEALTH



A Theology of Mental Health

https://www.wordonthestreets.net/Articles/498807/A_theology_of.aspx


Aluminia - Free online 7 week course for young people struggling with self-harm.

https://www.selfharm.co.uk/


Anti-Bullying Alliance

http://anti-bullyingalliance.org.uk/


Childline Resources

https://www.childline.org.uk/


Going4Growth – Downloadable Resources for mental health issues with Under 12’s; 12’s – 18’s; 18’s – 30‘s

http://www.going4growth.com/growth_in_skills_and_knowledge/well-being-and-mental-health


Mentally Healthy Schools – Coping with Coronavirus and Effects of Lockdown

https://www.mentallyhealthyschools.org.uk/


Methodist Church Mental Health Children Youth and Family Resources

https://www.methodist.org.uk/our-work/children-youth-family-ministry/the-well-learning-hub-equipping-and-supporting-workers/resources-from-the-well-to-download/emotional-and-mental-wellbeing/mental-health/


Mind and Soul Foundation - Revd Will Van Der Hart; Dr Kate Middleton; Dr Rob Waller; Dr Chi-Chi Obuaya

https://www.mindandsoulfoundation.org/


Phase - is focused on our three key aims: Promote, Prevent and Support. We place the wellbeing of all young people at the heart of everything we do.

https://phase-hitchin.org/#lets-talk


Scripture Union Mental Health and Well-Being Resources

https://content.scriptureunion.org.uk/mentalhealth


Shuffle Mindset - A freshly updated six-week journey designed to help young people reinforce their mental health and increase their wellbeing

https://www.youthscape.co.uk/store/product/shuffle-mindset


The Children’s Society – Mental Health and Well being A – Z

https://www.childrenssociety.org.uk/information/young-people/well-being/resources


The Church of England – Mental Health Matters

https://www.mentalhealthmatters-cofe.org/